A stunning 75-year-old color photo of New York Yankees legend Babe Ruth has surfaced online and is making baseball fans nostalgic. The photo is from 1947, when Ruth was 53 years old, a year before her death.

In the photo, Ruth, also known as ‘Bambino’, can be seen smoking a cigar while looking serious.

This color photo of Babe Ruth at age 52 (1947) 🤯 (h/tu/morganmonroe81) https://t.co/rXhqAQKpMV

“This color photo of Babe Ruth at age 52 (1947) (h/tu/morganmonroe81)” – B/R Walk-Off

While some users remembered Ruth and praised the legend in the comments, others emphasized that he died of cancer and was a heavy smoker.

– Still the goat. – Rav

Another user wrote this on Twitter.

Ruth made calls even before he hit his own home run. In a season where he pitched over 320 innings, he once posted a 1.75 ERA.


Babe Ruth was called “Bambino”, “Sultan of Swat” and “King of Crash”

Babe Ruth played six seasons with the Boston Red Sox before joining the New York Yankees in 1920. The slugger had to get used to the new environment for a month.

Ruth was a famous Yankee until 1926. He had one of his best seasons early in that campaign, leading the league with 47 home runs and 153 RBI.

“Babe Ruth will never go away, she’s still here…she’s always here.” #MLB: #baseball #Legend – Baseball by BSmile

A monument was erected in Ruth’s honor at Yankee Stadium.

Today in 1949 Casey Stengel speaks to the crowd before his first game as New York’s coach #yankees. It was also the day the Babe Ruth monument was dedicated at Yankee Stadium. #MLB: #baseball #History: https://t.co/MSyalMPLul

“Today in 1949. Casey Stengel speaks to the crowd before his first game as New York’s manager. #yankees. It was also the day the Babe Ruth monument was dedicated at Yankee Stadium. #MLB: #baseball #History:– Baseball by BSmile

Ruth was popular among women during his baseball career, reports Today I Found Out. His friends claim that there were very few days during his baseball career (1914–1955) when he did not find a lady to keep company with. He loved the ladies like baseball. And during his professional life, ladies also did not stop approaching him.

Major League Baseball delays begin in the regular season
Major League Baseball delays begin in the regular season

This benefited her friends, and they would also mingle with the girls who attracted Ruth. (Remember, he wasn’t known as “The Big Bambino” early in his career. Even then, he wasn’t the chubby baseball player most of us imagine him to be now.)

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